Assistant Professor of Music
The Department of Music at the University of Evansville in Evansville, Indiana invites applications for a full-time, 10-month tenure track Assistant Professor position, responsible for leading the university’s orchestral activities; conducting the University Orchestra and String Ensemble; participating in the recruitment of orchestra and string majors; teaching courses as assigned and based on departmental needs; advising undergraduate students; serving on faculty committees and participating in university and departmental activities and initiatives in service to the university, community, and profession. Candidates must have a DMA or an equivalent doctoral degree in Conducting (will also consider ABD with completion date of August 2020). Preference will be given to candidates with university teaching experience and pedagogical knowledge of strings, orchestral winds, and percussion. The Department of Music typically has 100 undergraduate music majors and significant non-major student involvement in all ensembles. Degree programs include Music Education, Music Therapy, Music Management, Performance, and General Studies (Bachelor of Science). Instruction on every orchestral instrument, voice, keyboard, and guitar is provided by 17 full-time and 9 part-time instructors.
The position is available immediately. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Send letter of application, YouTube or webpage based video of conducting (must include portions of both a rehearsal and a concert), curriculum vitae, transcripts (unofficial accepted for application), and a list of additional references to: Dr. Dennis Malfatti, Chair, Director of Orchestras Search Committee, Department of Music, University of Evansville, 1800 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, IN 47722. E-mail submission to email@example.com is preferred. Additional information about our department can be found at: evansville.edu/majors/music.
The University of Evansville is an independent, comprehensive, selective-admissions institution affiliated with the United Methodist Church, and is recognized for excellence in its core liberal arts and sciences curriculum as well as professional programs. International education is a strength of the university and is facilitated by the university’s Harlaxton College in Grantham, England.
The University of Evansville operates under a nondiscriminatory policy with regard to race, color, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, creed or religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and all federally protected groups/classes. Minorities and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
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